The table below looks at the statistics for the PHP Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PHP Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PHP Developer
Rank 89 92 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -63
Contract jobs requiring a PHP Developer 35 32 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.71% 1.59% 5.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 1.67% 5.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 24 88
Average daily rate £370 £280 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.14% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £223 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £21.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+53.48% -42.66%
PHP Developer
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1966 1914 1690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.81% 95.13% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1374 1200 1110
Average daily rate £400 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £459 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 78 70
Average hourly rate £11.75 £13.87 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.28% -7.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

PHP Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PHP Developer in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

PHP Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PHP Developer across the West Yorkshire region.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PHP Developer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

PHP Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PHP Developer across the West Yorkshire region.

PHP Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PHP Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -5 27 £370 +27.58% 20
Castleford - 3 £340 -
Bradford +19 1 £275 -26.66%
PHP Developer
Yorkshire

PHP Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title.

1 57 (100.00%) PHP
2 37 (64.91%) JavaScript
3 30 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (45.61%) HTML
5 25 (43.86%) MySQL
5 25 (43.86%) Linux
6 21 (36.84%) CSS
7 18 (31.58%) LAMP
8 16 (28.07%) SQL
9 15 (26.32%) OO
10 14 (24.56%) TDD
10 14 (24.56%) High Availability
11 13 (22.81%) Apache
11 13 (22.81%) Python
12 12 (21.05%) Zend
13 11 (19.30%) Games
13 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
14 10 (17.54%) RESTful
14 10 (17.54%) Scrum
14 10 (17.54%) Doctrine
15 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
15 9 (15.79%) OO PHP
15 9 (15.79%) HTML5
16 8 (14.04%) PHP 5
16 8 (14.04%) jQuery
16 8 (14.04%) Jenkins
16 8 (14.04%) Zend Framework
16 8 (14.04%) MVC
16 8 (14.04%) E-Commerce
16 8 (14.04%) OOP

PHP Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited PHP Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with PHP Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (22.81%) Apache
2 5 (8.77%) Node.js
3 3 (5.26%) Drupal
4 2 (3.51%) CMS
4 2 (3.51%) WordPress
5 1 (1.75%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.75%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Magento
2 1 (1.75%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.75%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.75%) GitHub
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.75%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Internet
1 1 (1.75%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (43.86%) MySQL
2 6 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.77%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (7.02%) Redis
5 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.04%) Jenkins
3 7 (12.28%) PHPUnit
4 5 (8.77%) Subversion
5 1 (1.75%) JIRA
5 1 (1.75%) Maven
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (19.30%) Games
2 4 (7.02%) Online Betting
3 1 (1.75%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (45.61%) HTML
2 21 (36.84%) CSS
3 18 (31.58%) LAMP
4 10 (17.54%) Doctrine
4 10 (17.54%) RESTful
5 9 (15.79%) HTML5
6 8 (14.04%) jQuery
6 8 (14.04%) Zend Framework
7 7 (12.28%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (10.53%) CSS3
9 5 (8.77%) Symfony
10 3 (5.26%) Web Services
11 2 (3.51%) .NET
11 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
11 2 (3.51%) LESS
11 2 (3.51%) OAuth
11 2 (3.51%) Sass
11 2 (3.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (1.75%) Mason
12 1 (1.75%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (12.28%) e-Learning
2 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.51%) User Experience
3 1 (1.75%) Animation
3 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.75%) FMCG
3 1 (1.75%) Motion Graphics
3 1 (1.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 25 (43.86%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (26.32%) OO
3 14 (24.56%) High Availability
3 14 (24.56%) TDD
4 10 (17.54%) Scrum
5 9 (15.79%) OO PHP
5 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 8 (14.04%) E-Commerce
6 8 (14.04%) MVC
6 8 (14.04%) OOP
7 7 (12.28%) Front End Development
7 7 (12.28%) Unit Testing
8 6 (10.53%) Software Architecture
8 6 (10.53%) Web Development
9 5 (8.77%) Information Architecture
9 5 (8.77%) Open Source
9 5 (8.77%) OWASP
10 4 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (7.02%) CRM
10 4 (7.02%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) PHP
2 37 (64.91%) JavaScript
3 16 (28.07%) SQL
4 13 (22.81%) Python
5 8 (14.04%) PHP 5
6 1 (1.75%) ANSI SQL
6 1 (1.75%) Apex Code
6 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.75%) C
6 1 (1.75%) Java
6 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Varnish
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) Zend
2 5 (8.77%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.75%) Siebel
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